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Approximately 100 people gathered at the State Capitol on January 23 to hear ten speakers, led by initiative expert David Schmidt, discuss their experiences with initiative and referendum here and on the mainland. Some of the most important points made at the forum, which was sponsored by Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Clayton Hee and Senator Mary-Jane McMurdo, Select Chairwoman on Initiative, were:
The forum, which was ably moderated by Dr. Ted Becker of the University of Hawai'i Political Science Department, was organized by the League of Women Voters, the American Association of University Women, Common Cause/Hawaii, and the Initiative Committee Hawaii.